Salah Mejri Rumors

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Salah Mejri
Salah Mejri
Position: C
Born: 06/15/86
Height: 7-1 / 2.16
Weight:220 lbs. / 99.8 kg.
Salary: $2,098,196
His sons, Morris and Max, are 4 and 2, respectively. They and their sister, Malaika, came a little too late to truly be able to appreciate what their father did on the court. Morris’ favorite players are his dad’s teammates, Dwight Powell and Salah Mejri. “I was like, ‘Why is that?’” Nowitzki said. “And he was like, ‘Because they dunk a lot.’ I told him, I used to dunk a little bit.”
Lotsa stories out there about why Salah Mejri — released in the roster-move frenzy at the trade deadline — returned to the Mavs. We believe he did so despite having offers to sign elsewhere, yes. But we also believe Salah boomeranged back to the Mavs for one reason and one reason only. Believe what you like … but this was entirely about his friendship and mentorship and brotherhood with Luka. Entirely.
The Dallas Mavericks filled out their roster to the NBA maximum number of 17 players on Sunday by signing a familiar face — center Salah Mejri. It was just last Wednesday that the Mavs waived Mejri, who averaged 3.2 points and 3.9 rebounds in over three seasons with Dallas. “We love him,” center Dwight Powell said of Mejri “He brings a lot, even though he’s not necessarily been playing as any minutes as some of the guys who are on this team.”